On December 10, 2018, a Silver Alert was issued for 82-year-old Don Miller. Miller went missing in Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas and was found safe 75 miles away in Doniphan, Missouri.
According to the news story on KAIT-TV:
The Izard County Sheriff’s Department says a missing Horseshoe Bend man was found safe. Authorities searched for Don Miller of Horseshoe Bend.
Around midnight Monday, the Izard County Sheriff’s Office told Region 8 News that Don Miller, 82, was found in Doniphan, MO. A deputy was on his way to pick Miller up.
A Silver Alert was activated when he disappeared Monday after leaving his home to go to West Plains.
On October 7 2018, a Silver Alert was issued for 82-year-old Jewell George Prevoe. Prevoe went missing in Lewisville, Arkansas and was found safe 570 miles away in Bethany, Missouri.
According to the news story in the Texarkana Gazette:
An elderly man reported missing several days ago has been found safe in Missouri.
Jewell George Prevoe, 82, of Lewisville, Ark., has been located in Bethany, Mo., according to the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office.
A Silver Alert was issued over the weekend for Prevoe when his family could not locate him or his truck.
Silver Alerts are similar to Amber Alerts and are issued when an elderly person is missing.
On September 12, 2018, a Silver Alert issued for 73-year-old Victoria J. Smith. Smith went missing in , Missouri and was found safe 180 miles away in Pelkin, Illinois.
According to the news story on KMBC News 9:
The Missouri Highway Patrol said a Silver Alert for a missing Morgan County woman has been canceled after she was found safe.
Victoria J. Smith, 73, was last seen in Valley Park on Wednesday evening.
Smith was supposed to going to Kansas City. She got directions in Valley Park on how to get from Interstate 44 to U.S. 50. Authorities said she was supposed to back to her home in Stover, but did not arrive.
Authorities said Smith was found safe in Pekin, Illinois.